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Rebecca J. Stones
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139 votes
22 answers
37k views

Should I simply ignore it if authors assume that I'm male in their response to my review of their article?

96 votes
5 answers
7k views

Typical experiences of transgender people in academia?

78 votes
6 answers
21k views

Is it okay to mention we're citing an article only because a reviewer told us to?

48 votes
6 answers
8k views

What constitutes a declarable conflict of interest in gender studies?

45 votes
2 answers
7k views

As a reviewer, is it inappropriate to make unsolicited comments on another reviewer's comments?

38 votes
3 answers
4k views

Does a journal retracting a paper also renounce copyright?

27 votes
9 answers
11k views

Who are the people reviewing far more papers than they're submitting for review?

25 votes
3 answers
6k views

Should one apologize in response letters to reviewers? If not, why not?

24 votes
2 answers
2k views

How should the session chair introduce presentation titles which are ungrammatical?

22 votes
4 answers
22k views

Is Research Fellow a gender-neutral term?

18 votes
5 answers
5k views

Is it significantly inappropriate to wear clothes bearing the name of University X, when working as an official employee at University Y?

14 votes
4 answers
915 views

Do non-native English speakers appreciate it when I carefully correct their English in peer reviews?

10 votes
4 answers
937 views

How widespread is the use of "last author = teacher" on student papers?

9 votes
4 answers
2k views

I'm affiliated with two universities: do I need ethics approval from both?

8 votes
2 answers
306 views

How can I write a book about paper writing which contains real examples without violating copyright?

7 votes
0 answers
356 views

What is an example of a journal based in China which "warns authors that they are not affiliated with any paper-selling companies"?

5 votes
1 answer
448 views

Does inclusion on the ARC ERA 2010 journal ranking list imply the journal is not predatory?

3 votes
2 answers
7k views

Are publications in IEEE and ACM journals and conference proceedings considered decent quality by prospective employers in academia?

3 votes
2 answers
291 views

Sensible measures to ethically use freely available, but personal web-based comments in research?

1 vote
1 answer
430 views

ARC DECRA eligibility exemption: how to demonstrate unemployment?

1 vote
1 answer
650 views

How many times should one proofread their paper before submission? [closed]